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2013 Workforce Forecast from Herman Trend Alerts
14 Jan 2013
I'd just been feeling quite depressed about the ever rising unemployment stats around the world - partikcularly for under 25 year olds - so it was gre...
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Oh no my beloved home town WHITBY is falling down the hillside
14 Jan 2013
I couldn't believe it when someone let me know that the ancient part of Whitby is falling down the hill. The Parish Church (where my sister was marrie...
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12 Things to Try in 2013
14 Jan 2013
Alan Stevens is a master of the media world and professional speaking world - check out his http://www.thecorporatetoolbox.com/articles/12_th...
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Very funny predictions for 2013
14 Jan 2013
My friend Michael Podolinsky (a hot shot trainer in Singapore) sent me his http://www.thecorporatetoolbox.com/articles/podolinskys_top_10_pre...
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Should you redesign your website to kick off 2013?
14 Jan 2013
As it happens, I AM getting my site prettied up a bit, but I don't do that every year - as one of my team said once 'Ugly sites sell just as well as p...
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A code of conduct for house guests (if you want to be invited back again)
14 Jan 2013
Recently we had a house guest. He expected to be picked up from the airport; ferried around the country; picked up and dropped off when h...
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Last chance to download our opt in book 'Riding The Waves'
07 Jan 2013
We are about to take down our opt-in book 'Riding the Waves' and replace it with the 2013 book (to be announced shortly)....so don't miss out on grabb...
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Did you know that drones now guard the last remaining 7 white rhinos?
07 Jan 2013
Poaching has just about wiped out the white rhino - so every rhino now has an armed drone guarding it. Great news but so sad we've come to this. Ann<b...
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Do you know how to Ride The Waves?
07 Jan 2013
Every day, if you read a newspaper (call me old fashioned) or catch up on what's happening around the world in whatever way works for you - YOU WILL F...
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If ever there was a time we need to multi-task its over Christmas
19 Dec 2012
Whether you are an owner of a business trying to get those last orders out the door before the big day, or someone organising Christmas events - you w...
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Want to know ONE action you can take in 2013 to grow your business?
19 Dec 2012
For those of us who have staff and all the joy and despair that comes with that, check out Ian Berry CSP's tip for the http://www.thecorporat...
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Want to get some cash-flow generated for Christmas?
19 Dec 2012
For anyone in retail this is the busiest and best cash-flow time of the year I imagine; however for those of us in the service sector, it is usually o...
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A Christmas gift from The Corporate Toolbox to make 2013 a vast improvement on 2012
12 Dec 2012
I don't know about you but the Christmas break is my chance to close up shop for a week or so; to give my tired old brain a chance to shut down. But f...
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Arm yourselves for the battle of the mind!!
12 Dec 2012
According to Barry Urqhart - author of 'Serves Your Right' "astute business leaders and product managers were quick to learn that the battles for mark...
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2013 is the year advertising will be reborn
12 Dec 2012
I guess we are all confused as to where to market our businesses in the coming year. We hear so many stats about marketing via social media - which to...
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Who is your person of the year - 2012?
12 Dec 2012
I'd like to nominate a couple of people: Young Malala - the Afghani girl shot by the Taliban because she wanted to be educated (and we ha...
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Want to know the 3 biggest challenges facing HR specialists next year?
04 Dec 2012
Not a lot of people really understand the role (and power) of their HR person. As an HR consultant I ensure that my client realises that people are th...
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The key marketing trends for 2013
04 Dec 2012
I know, you are probably like me, pretty exhausted and looking forward to that break over the Christmas period, but now really is the time we need to ...
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Last chance to download Riding the Waves - 39 thought leaders sharing business insights
04 Dec 2012
2012 is coming to a close. Has it been a good year for you? Hope so. The consulting side of my business went quite crazy this year, which is usually a...
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Want to get your books on Amazon Kindle but can't be bothered with all the technology involved?
28 Nov 2012
I've been in this online world for about 5 years now, and I've learned something that works really well for me. When I need something done, I don't st...
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